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    Unicode "no char" boxes instead of icons

    On Yammer and one other website, Firefox 25 shows me small boxes containing Unicode character codes instead of icons. The codes appear to be in the Private Use area, but the standard fonts don't contain any glyphs in that area.

    The icons render correctly in IE10, and I haven't seen the same behavior in FF on any other sites.

    FF25: yammer_ff.jpg

    IE10: yammer_ie.jpg

    Is there something I can set to fix this?

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    I occasionally see some bizarre characters on a site if my browser fails to adjust its character encoding setting to match what the site needs. Have you looked to see what character encoding is set by Firefox for Yammer? You can check this by going to View-->character encoding. If it's not set for Unicode, that may be the problem. Then again, it may be something else entirely.

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    Thanks for the suggestion. Apparently it is something else entirely because it was set to Unicode (UTF-8), and the same box characters appear regardless of which encoding I choose.

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